Wetherby Lions Duck Race 2017
The Duck Race is organised as a community event by Wetherby District Lions Club. The funds raised go to the Lions Charity Account which is used to support all sorts of local initiatives such as the new bike track which was constructed next to the Millennium Field in April 2017 and the new scooter shelter in Bramham which was completed in March 2017.
The Duck Race is held in conjunction with 'Wetherby Food Festival' and takes place on The Ings (next to the footbridge on King George’s Field) on Sunday 9 July 2017. The event starts at 11.00 am and tickets are available at £2 each. The first prize is £300 second prize is £150 and third prize £50.
The race is great fun and people can stand on the finish line to see the winning duck as it passes under the footbridge.
Tickets are available direct from the Lion President Martin by telephoning him on 07769 728 367.